H-28 (HERRESHOFF) Detailed Review

If you are a boat enthusiast looking to get more information on specs, built, make, etc. of different boats, then here is a complete review of H-28 (HERRESHOFF). Built by Cheoy Lee Shipyard and designed by L. Francis Herreshoff, the boat was first built in 1942. It has a hull type of Long keel w/trans. hung rudder and LOA is 8.21. Its sail area/displacement ratio 15.20. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by undefined, runs on undefined.

H-28 (HERRESHOFF) has retained its value as a result of superior building, a solid reputation, and a devoted owner base. Read on to find out more about H-28 (HERRESHOFF) and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:8.21 m / 26.94 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Ketch
Hull Type:Long keel w/trans. hung rudder
S.A. (reported):42.18 m2 / 454.02 ft2
Draft (max):1.07 m / 3.51 ft
Displacement:4763 kg / 10500.61 lbs
Ballast:1270 kg / 2799.87 lbs
Designers:L. Francis Herreshoff
LWL:6.95 m / 22.80 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:42.27
Capsize Screening Formula:1.46

Rig And Sail Specs

I:10.76 m / 35.30 ft
S.A. Fore:9.75 m / 31.99 ft
E:4.11 m / 13.48 ft
S.A. Fore:22.14 m2 / 238.31 ft2
S.A. Main:20.07 m2 / 216.03 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)42.2 m2 / 454.24 ft2


Builders:Cheoy Lee Shipyard
Designers:L. Francis Herreshoff


Who designed the H-28 (HERRESHOFF)?

H-28 (HERRESHOFF) was designed by L. Francis Herreshoff.

Who builds H-28 (HERRESHOFF)?

H-28 (HERRESHOFF) is built by Cheoy Lee Shipyard.

When was H-28 (HERRESHOFF) first built?

H-28 (HERRESHOFF) was first built in 1942.

How long is H-28 (HERRESHOFF)?

H-28 (HERRESHOFF) is 6.95 m in length.

What is mast height on H-28 (HERRESHOFF)?

H-28 (HERRESHOFF) has a mast height of 9.75 m.

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